The devastation is unleashed in the span of seconds. Yielding to centuries of unrelenting pressure, an ancient rift in the Earth gives way and a force equivalent to over a thousand atomic bombs erupts beneath the feet of the citizens of the world's largest mega-cities! For the people of the greater Tokyo area, the results are catastrophic as even "earthquake-proof" buildings sway like weeds in the wind, gas mains rip open in gouts of flame, and huge sections of the city's vital...
Head to Pinney tonight to watch Gremlins on the big screen.
This movie is rated PG. Anyone under 13 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Light refreshments will be served.
Join the Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Group for discussions of a variety of science fiction and/or fantasy novels. This month we will be screening the 1959 version of Journey to the Center of the Earth and discussing it and the novel by Jules Verne. Our group meets 6 times a year, alternating discussions of an individual book to a movie showing and discussion of both movie and book. Our next title will be available following the discussion, with extra copies available at the reference...
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Join Bad Cinema as we present Invasion U.S.A. by Joseph Zito. A one-man army comes to the rescue of the United States when a spy attempts an invasion. Starring Chuck Norris, Richard Lynch, and Melissa Prophet. View the trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0IMesJgw3oU
Comdedy, Coming-of-age / Netherlands / Dutch, English and German, with English substitles
In this perfect blend of satire and sincerity, a dysfunctional family gets turned on its head when the 'perfect' exchange student moves in. Every member of the van End family is preoccupied with his or her own peculiar fixation--be it father Evert's Skype relationship with a boy in Africa (seemingly his only functional relationship), or mother Etty's relentless tirades against her dope-dealing...
The Ashman Anime Club was created to give people a place to gather, watch, and talk about Japanese animation. Each meeting will include screenings of everything from classic titles to new releases. The club is aimed primarily at teens and adults. Films are shown in Japanese with English subtitles. Refreshments served at each meeting. Call ahead to reserve your spot!
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Join us for Classic and Contemporary films as we present Dead Man by Jim Jarmusch. A young man in search of a fresh start embarks on an exciting journey to a new town, never realizing the danger that lies ahead. When a heated love triangle ends in double murder, he finds himself a wanted man runing scared until a mysterious loner teaches him to face the dangers that follow a 'dead man.' Starring Johny Depp, Gary Farmer and John Hurt. View the Trailer:...
Visit the Pinney Branch Library on the first Friday of every month to view a newly released DVD, foreign film, or popular title on our big screen. This month's feature is The Way Way Back.
Shy 14-year-old Duncan goes on summer vacation with his mother, her overbearing boyfriend, and her boyfriend's daughter. Having a rough time fitting in, Duncan finds an unexpected friend in Owen, manager of the Water Wizz water park.
This movie is rated PG-13 by the MPAA. Anyone under 13...
Drama / USA /2011 /English / rated R
Adepero Oduye, who had earlier starred in the short film, portrays Alike (pronounced ah-lee-kay), a 17-year-old African-American woman who lives with her parents Audrey and Arthur (Kim Wayans and Charles Parnell) and younger sister Sharonda (Sahra Mellesse) in Brooklyns Fort Greene neighborhood. She has a flair for poetry, and is a good student at her local high school.
Alike is quietly but firmly embracing her identity as a lesbian. With the...
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Join us for the Madison premiere of Independent Lens film Las Marthas by Cristina Ibarra. The annual debutante ball in Laredo, Texas is unlike any other in the country its mostly Latino debutantes and their attendants all dress as Martha Washington or other patriotic figures from America's colonial period. Join us for a discussion following the film. http://www.itvs.org/films/las-marthas